12 Timeless and Modern Bob Haircuts for Women

Zieminstitute.org – Few hairstyles are as versatile as the bob. They’ve been one of the most popular cuts for decades, and no matter how much time passes, there always seems to be a fun way to update and fresh it. Check out some recent popular bob trends.

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Vanessa Hudgens' Side-Pushed Leveled Bob
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Vanessa Hudgens’ Side-Pushed Leveled Bob

Want to get a little daring with your bob? Use your favorite gel or holding product and use it to slick your hair back and to the side like Vanessa Hudgens. You’ll look like you came straight from the beach.

Ideas Picture Gallery Bob Haircuts for Female Emma Watson's Curled-in Bob
Ideas Picture Gallery Bob Haircuts for Female Emma Watson’s Curled-in Bob

You can rock this style from Emma Watson whether your hair is already bob-length or longer. All you have to do is curl or tuck the ends of your hair up to create the illusion of a bob.

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Karlie Kloss' 1920s Inspired Style
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Karlie Kloss’ 1920s Inspired Style

Karlie Kloss’ ‘do pays homage to the 1920s flappers who popularized the bob cut we know today. Swoop your bangs low across your forehead and add some soft waves to the body of your hair to keep it fresh.

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Emilia Clarke's Mid Part Half-Up
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Emilia Clarke’s Mid Part Half-Up

Who says you can’t wear short hair up? Follow Emilia Clarke’s lead and use bobby pins, a clip, or hair tie to secure half of your hair up. You can be as neat or messy as you like!

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Milla Jovovich's Bob
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Milla Jovovich’s Bob

Add some body and volume to your bob by adding a few strategic curls, like Milla Jovovich. Though her cut is relatively simple, the small curl in her bangs takes it to the next level.

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Kristen Stewart's Slick Back
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Kristen Stewart’s Slick Back

Don’t be afraid to go for an edgy rocker look like Kristen Stewart. Keep the ends of your tresses as smooth and straight as possible, then use your favorite products to keep that slick in place.

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Margaret Clunie's Classic Wavy Bob
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Margaret Clunie’s Classic Wavy Bob

Margaret Clunie’s wavy bob is truly a classic look. You may not have a lot of length to work with but use your favorite curling iron or wand to add a few waves to your bob for additional volume.

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Ciara's Blonde Bob with Dark Roots
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Ciara’s Blonde Bob with Dark Roots

You can play with color when you have a bob. For an edgy ‘do, let some of your dark roots come through like Ciara’s. You can keep your ends blonde, or experiment with different fashion colors.

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Rita Ora's Blowout Bob
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Rita Ora’s Blowout Bob

Never underestimate the power of a good blowout. It can add unbelievable volume and body to your bob, just like Rita Ora’s.

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Zendaya's Classic Bob with Bangs
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Zendaya’s Classic Bob with Bangs

Few things pair as perfectly as a full fringe and a bob. Zendaya’s bangs combined with her sleek ‘do frame her face beautifully. Keep your hair as straight as possible to rock a similar look.

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Evan Rachel Wood's Half Up with Caramel Highlights
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Evan Rachel Wood’s Half Up with Caramel Highlights

A messy half-up ‘do like Evan Rachel Wood’s can work with your hair color to draw even more attention to your face. Simply place a few strategic highlights near your face.

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Bob with Short Bangs
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Bob with Short Bangs

Few looks are as chic, timeless, and cool as a bob with short bangs. Though you’d usually keep things as straight and smooth as possible, letting your hair get a little messy can add additional wow factor.

Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Selena Gomez's Bob Haircut
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Selena Gomez’s Bob Haircut
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Blonde Casual Bob with Face Framing Bangs
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Blonde Casual Bob with Face Framing Bangs
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Easy-Going Bob
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Easy-Going Bob
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Lea Seydoux's Side Swept Bob
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Lea Seydoux’s Side Swept Bob
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Alessandra Mastronardi's Bob
Ideas Bob Haircuts for Female Alessandra Mastronardi’s Bob